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ISRO's New Year Gift, Launches its 100th Satellite

ISRO's New Year Gift, Launches its 100th Satellite

  • January 12 2018

Space agency ISRO this morning successfully sent up a rocket carrying India's 100th satellite along with 30 others, four months after failed launch. The Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle or PSLV lifted o [...]

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ISRO's New Year Gift, Launches its 100th Satellite

ISRO's New Year Gift, Launches its 100th Satellite

  • January 12 2018

Space agency ISRO this morning successfully sent up a rocket carrying India's 100th satellite along with 30 others, four months after failed launch. The Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle or PSLV lifted o [...]

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H-1B visas : Techies fearing the worst, preparing for lay-offs back in India

H-1B visas : Techies fearing the worst, preparing for lay-offs back in India

  • January 09 2018

Increasing number of layoffs by information technology (IT) firms along with the recent proposal by the US government to end extension of H-1B visa for people waiting for green card is giving jitters [...]

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Is Mark Zuckerberg spying on you? Oh, yes, absolutely.

Is Mark Zuckerberg spying on you? Oh, yes, absolutely.

  • October 30 2017

Is Mark Zuckerberg spying on you? Oh, yes, absolutely. Is he secretly recording your voice like, all the time? Probably not. As per the BBC, Facebook was once again compelled to shoot down rumours it [...]

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Google Birthday Surprise Spinner On The Search Engine's 19th Birthday

Google Birthday Surprise Spinner On The Search Engine's 19th Birthday

  • September 27 2017

Today's Google Doodle is sure to be a special one. This is because today's Google Doodle commemorates Google's 19th year of existence on earth. In other words, today is Google's 19th Birthday. To ma [...]

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Climate-change : 91 new volcanoes beneath Antarctica's ice

Climate-change : 91 new volcanoes beneath Antarctica's ice

  • August 16 2017

University of Edinburgh researchers on Monday announced the discovery of 91 previously unknown volcanoes under west Antarctica. They do not sound nearly as alarmed as, say, Quartz, which called the [...]

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India's latest communication sattelite GSAT-17 successfully launched from French Guiana

India's latest communication sattelite GSAT-17 successfully launched from French Guiana

  • June 29 2017

India's latest communication satellite GSAT-17 was today successfully launched by a heavy duty rocket of Arianespace from the spaceport of Kourou in French Guiana. The European launcher Arianesp [...]

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Petya ransomware cyberattack cripples Europe, Impacts Operations at Mumbai Container Port

Petya ransomware cyberattack cripples Europe, Impacts Operations at Mumbai Container Port

  • June 28 2017

A new and highly virulent outbreak of data-scrambling software — apparently sown in Ukraine — caused disruption across the world Tuesday. Following a similar attack in May , the fresh cy [...]

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Anonymous Says NASA Is About to Announce Evidence of Alien Life

Anonymous Says NASA Is About to Announce Evidence of Alien Life

  • June 26 2017

Hacker network Anonymous has made headlines today, this time claiming that NASA is on the verge of announcing evidence of alien life. It's a pretty bold statement, but before you get too excited, [...]

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Isro launches 'eye in the sky' Cartosat-2 satellite from Sriharikota

Isro launches 'eye in the sky' Cartosat-2 satellite from Sriharikota

  • June 23 2017

PSLV-C38 rocket carrying Cartosat-2 and other satellites had a successful take off on Friday morning. The rocket blasted off from the first launch pad of the Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharik [...]